The Taxation Section has selected Sanford Holo as recipient of its prestigious Dana Latham Award for lifetime achievement in the field of taxation law.
Sanford Holo is considered one of the most prominent tax lawyers in California. For more than forty years, he has practiced as a tax and transactional lawyer, with a special interest in real estate and partnership taxation. He is a partner in the Los Angeles office of Musick, Peeler & Garrett LLP.
Mr. Holo has frequently served as an adjunct professor at LL.M. and M.B.T. programs and is currently teaching Tax Planning for Real Estate Transactions in the Graduate Tax Program of Loyola Law School. He has lectured extensively in the field of taxation before many professional and educational organizations, including the USC Institute on Federal Taxation, Practicing Law Institute, California Continuing Education of the Bar, the Taxation Section of the State Bar of California, and the California Society of Public Accountants. He has published a number of pieces over the years and most recently served as one of the authors of “Self-Employment Taxes and Pass-Through Entities: Where Are We Now,” which appeared in Tax Notes in October, 2005.
Mr. Holo received his B.A. from the University of Michigan, his J.D. from Harvard Law School, and his LL.M. from New York University. Mr. Holo is a Fellow of the American College of Tax Counsel and a past chair of the Tax Section of the Los Angeles Bar Association.